LARNACA, Cyprus (AP) — A Cyprus criminal court on Tuesday found a former defense minister guilty of manslaughter for the 2011 explosion of confiscated Iranian munitions that killed 13 people and badly damaged the country’s main power station.
Authorities have not been able to identify the victim’s gender, age or race because of the advanced state of decomposition.
Michigan neighbors flood 911 with calls after man “opens fire” with antique tank during 4th of July celebrations.
Amid the marvel of nearly all aboard Asiana Flight 214 surviving a crash landing, authorities here are investigating an unspeakable tragedy that may have unfolded during the frantic rescue.
An expert on gunshot wounds hired by the defense testified Tuesday that George Zimmerman’s account of how he fatally shot Trayvon Martin is consistent with the forensic evidence.
The Air Force has pulled a brochure circulated at a South Carolina base that suggested sexual assault victims submit to an attack rather than resist.
SHELBY TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — A man driving an armor-plated military-type vehicle and firing what appeared to be a machine gun mounted on top caused a ripple of panic in suburban Detroit on the Fourth of July.
MOSCOW (AP) — The net of rumors and uncertainties over NSA leaker Edward Snowden deepened Tuesday when a prominent Russian lawmaker tweeted that Snowden had accepted Venezuela’s offer of political asylum, then deleted the posting a few minutes
BOSTON (AP) — Doctors treating Teresa Heinz Kerry, the wife of U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, say they have ruled out several serious conditions such as a brain tumor, stroke or heart attack as possible causes of
ATLANTA (AP) — A Georgia appeals court has overturned the conviction of a former executive for Glock Inc. who was sentenced to seven years in prison for stealing a pistol and conspiring to steal millions from the gun
WASHINGTON (AP) — Citing budget cuts, the head of the Internal Revenue Service says he has canceled this year’s employee bonuses for managers and is working to cancel bonuses for union workers.
Acting IRS Commissioner Danny Werfel told
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Caridad Colon had never known what it was like to be hungry, homeless or unemployed in her 47 years living in the U.S. territory of Puerto Rico.
She was financially independent for
CAIRO (AP) — A look at some of the top figures emerging in Egypt after the military removed President Mohammed Morsi:
—Interim President Adly Mansour, 67, a judge:
Mansour emerged from near-obscurity when he became head of the
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois was poised to become the last state in the nation to allow public possession of concealed guns as lawmakers rushed Wednesday to finalize a proposal ahead of a federal court’s deadline.
NASHVILLE, Tennessee (AP) — Opera singer Placido Domingo is in the hospital after suffering a blockage in an artery of the lungs.
Domingo’s representative says the 72-year-old is expected to make a full recovery but will have to